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Keep up-to-date on the latest vision-related news and eye care events in our practice. The items are displayed by year and month. To view older entries use the links in the box below to select the year and month you would like.

December 2021 Update

Our doors are open & we are excited to welcome you back! Our office follows strict infection control protocols made by the Alberta College of Optometrists and Alberta Health. We follow the activities of these agencies so that we are current to any new rulings or guidance, HOWEVER this may...

Donate your old glasses here…

The Need for Glasses According to The World Health Organization, 153 million people have uncorrected refractive errors. Most of these vision impairments are quickly diagnosed and easy to treat with corrective lenses. Still, millions of people in developing nations are pushed deeper into poverty simply because they don't have corrective...

New Equipment!

Keeping current with new advanced eye care technology, Hinton Optometry is pleased to announce the purchase of a TonoRef3. This machine performs Autorefraction, Tonometry, Keratometry and Pachymetry. The machine is patient friendly with advanced auto puff control and noise reduction. You will get to try it on your next Comprehensive...

Nutrition and your Eye Health

Click here for quick facts about your eyes and food. Nutrition is a vital part of maintaining vision and overall eye health, with many expert studies suggesting that up to 25% of all nutrient intake goes to supporting our invaluable visual system. Beyond your eyes, this system also includes the...